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Average energy prices for the United States, regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas

Household energy
Area Electricity, price per kWh
Utility (piped) gas, price per therm
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U.S.

$0.165 $0.168 $0.169 $1.667 $1.442 $1.429

Northeast(1)

0.221 0.217 0.214 1.774 1.450 1.417

New England

0.287 0.261 0.260 2.227 1.945 1.939

Boston

0.358 0.286 0.285 2.317 2.200 2.202

Middle Atlantic

0.190 0.195 0.192 1.621 1.282 1.240

New York

0.231 0.245 0.241 1.845 1.589 1.621

Philadelphia

0.193 0.194 0.190 1.586 1.357 1.326

Midwest(2)

0.146 0.151 0.152 1.412 1.114 1.119

East North Central

0.156 0.162 0.163 1.375 1.097 1.093

Chicago

0.148 0.164 0.161 1.334 0.986 0.968

Detroit

0.180 0.195     1.169 1.166

West North Central

0.127 0.127 0.127 1.507 1.157 1.183

Minneapolis

0.163 0.170 0.170 1.400 0.929 0.995

St. Louis

0.127 0.126 0.126 1.440 1.394 1.429

South(3)

0.152 0.152 0.154 1.891 1.734 1.746

South Atlantic

0.148 0.153 0.158 1.890 1.805 1.831

Atlanta

  0.145 0.143   2.441 2.637

Baltimore

0.167 0.182 0.183 1.989 1.510 1.571

Miami

0.142 0.158 0.158 2.874 3.055 3.035

Tampa

    0.184        

Washington, D.C.

0.154     1.730 1.433 1.378

East South Central

0.149 0.146 0.147 1.735 1.516 1.518

West South Central

0.160 0.152 0.153 1.967 1.765 1.764

Dallas

0.183 0.182 0.182 2.176 2.157 2.211

Houston

0.190 0.178 0.178 1.879 1.554 1.553

West(4)

0.182 0.199 0.199 1.866 1.847 1.790

Mountain

0.134 0.147 0.146 1.610 2.024 2.024

Denver

0.152 0.151 0.151      

Phoenix

0.137 0.149 0.149 2.234 2.646 2.646

Pacific

0.211 0.234 0.233 1.956 1.780 1.701

Los Angeles

0.260 0.287 0.288 2.059 1.827 1.604

Riverside

0.264 0.295 0.279 1.976 1.767 1.618

San Diego

0.410 0.477 0.477 2.403 2.277 2.070

San Francisco

0.307 0.350 0.350 2.348 2.081 2.245

Seattle

0.118 0.127 0.127 1.420 1.144 0.985

Urban Alaska

0.196 0.210 0.210 1.135 1.165 1.165

Urban Hawaii

0.450 0.426 0.420 6.474 6.064 5.609

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes the New England and Middle Atlantic divisions.
The New England division includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
The Middle Atlantic division includes New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
(2) The Midwest region includes the East North Central and West North Central divisions.
The East North Central division includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
The West North Central division includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
(3) The South region includes the South Atlantic, East South Central, and West South Central divisions.
The South Atlantic division includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The East South Central division includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
The West South Central division includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
(4) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

Note: Empty cells indicate data are not available.
The average price per kilowatt-hour represents the total bill divided by the kilowatt-hour usage. The total bill is the sum of all items applicable to all consumers appearing on an electricity bill including, but not limited to, variable rates per kWh, fixed costs, taxes, surcharges, and credits. This calculation also applies to the average price per therm for utility (piped) gas.

Gasoline, price per gallon
Area Average price, all grades
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U.S.

$3.459 $3.623 $3.411 $3.356 $3.500 $3.289 $3.734 $3.957 $3.750 $4.167 $4.385 $4.162

Northeast(1)

3.609 3.650 3.488 3.502 3.527 3.362 4.005 4.039 3.889 4.332 4.383 4.235

New England

3.455 3.507 3.340 3.333 3.369 3.200 3.904 3.952 3.805 4.280 4.326 4.173

Boston

3.638 3.617 3.473 3.522 3.487 3.339 4.080 4.033 3.903 4.420 4.390 4.267

Middle Atlantic

3.675 3.709 3.549 3.575 3.592 3.429 4.049 4.076 3.924 4.354 4.407 4.261

New York

3.600 3.678 3.504 3.486 3.550 3.375 4.039 4.099 3.936 4.362 4.443 4.266

Philadelphia

3.605 3.575 3.450 3.502 3.457 3.333 4.047 3.998 3.870 4.292 4.268 4.144

Midwest(2)

3.138 3.280 2.998 3.073 3.202 2.919 3.462 3.638 3.365 3.895 4.092 3.817

East North Central

3.188 3.305 3.017 3.116 3.218 2.929 3.591 3.735 3.463 4.022 4.205 3.929

Chicago

3.542 3.664 3.368 3.462 3.575 3.278 3.976 4.110 3.824 4.456 4.588 4.298

Detroit

3.180 3.403 3.131 3.096 3.310 3.035 3.655 3.869 3.632 4.140 4.370 4.120

West North Central

3.026 3.221 2.952 2.977 3.164 2.895 3.169 3.406 3.130 3.605 3.821 3.548

Minneapolis

3.133 3.307 3.021 3.082 3.242 2.956 3.396 3.594 3.305 3.719 3.985 3.693

St. Louis

2.957 3.210 2.970 2.906 3.151 2.911 3.236 3.507 3.270 3.535 3.819 3.583

South(3)

3.004 3.078 2.965 2.924 2.985 2.871 3.319 3.418 3.309 3.643 3.763 3.656

South Atlantic

3.141 3.190 3.126 3.060 3.095 3.030 3.475 3.546 3.485 3.794 3.890 3.829

Atlanta

2.946 2.991 3.152 2.863 2.893 3.052 3.262 3.330 3.493 3.622 3.719 3.888

Baltimore

3.271 3.331 3.253 3.185 3.228 3.153 3.674 3.762 3.675 3.964 4.079 3.983

Miami

3.302 3.312 3.207 3.223 3.222 3.115 3.656 3.674 3.587 3.935 3.967 3.878

Tampa

3.154 3.177 3.103 3.071 3.083 3.009 3.489 3.527 3.458 3.824 3.864 3.794

Washington, D.C.

3.389 3.466 3.314 3.294 3.357 3.204 3.841 3.937 3.795 4.147 4.264 4.114

East South Central

3.065 3.086 2.914 2.982 2.987 2.815 3.385 3.424 3.249 3.744 3.813 3.641

West South Central

2.743 2.878 2.712 2.669 2.792 2.624 3.023 3.192 3.035 3.342 3.516 3.362

Dallas

2.782 2.870 2.728 2.712 2.786 2.645 3.045 3.160 3.022 3.351 3.486 3.348

Houston

2.753 2.888 2.708 2.668 2.788 2.605 3.075 3.252 3.084 3.443 3.631 3.467

West(4)

4.265 4.638 4.305 4.185 4.550 4.216 4.429 4.791 4.459 4.598 4.984 4.652

Mountain

3.831 4.002 3.619 3.731 3.891 3.507 4.019 4.190 3.805 4.249 4.437 4.053

Denver

2.979 3.240 2.819 2.844 3.093 2.671 3.234 3.497 3.091 3.544 3.812 3.394

Phoenix

3.772 3.855 3.446 3.651 3.724 3.318 4.011 4.086 3.667 4.275 4.363 3.942

Pacific

4.430 4.896 4.583 4.358 4.817 4.503 4.584 5.035 4.724 4.730 5.205 4.895

Los Angeles

4.610 5.156 4.814 4.545 5.085 4.744 4.760 5.294 4.951 4.881 5.430 5.089

Riverside

4.489 5.021 4.674 4.417 4.947 4.600 4.644 5.153 4.804 4.788 5.308 4.958

San Diego

4.615 5.238 4.890 4.544 5.163 4.816 4.762 5.380 5.027 4.907 5.532 5.180

San Francisco

4.595 5.165 4.799 4.527 5.088 4.722 4.741 5.293 4.928 4.879 5.466 5.099

Seattle

4.329 4.742 4.499 4.257 4.658 4.413 4.487 4.887 4.643 4.627 5.071 4.833

Urban Alaska

3.974 4.204 3.881 3.782 3.884 4.105 3.782 4.049 4.151 4.363 4.049 4.265 4.355 4.593 4.265

Urban Hawaii

5.127 4.680 4.620 4.519 5.029 4.578 4.519 4.769 5.291 4.823 4.769 5.015 5.542 5.080 5.015

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes the New England and Middle Atlantic divisions.
The New England division includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
The Middle Atlantic division includes New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
(2) The Midwest region includes the East North Central and West North Central divisions.
The East North Central division includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
The West North Central division includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
(3) The South region includes the South Atlantic, East South Central, and West South Central divisions.
The South Atlantic division includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The East South Central division includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
The West South Central division includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
(4) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

Note: Empty cells indicate data are not available.